Santa Ski Crawl

Get in the holiday spirit at Mt. Rose's annual Santa Ski Crawl. Dress up as Old St. Nick, an elf or other holiday garb, and ski all day for $39. A group photo will be taken at 11 am followed by an Apr├Ęs Party and costume contest at 2:30 in [...]

By | December 13th, 2012|0 Comments

Opening dates for Tahoe resorts

With snow in the forecast today through Saturday, resort openings are right around the corner. Boreal has been open on and off for a couple of weeks, but is currently closed until further notice. The following dates have been announced: Boreal - Scheduled to reopen at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, [...]

By | November 8th, 2012|0 Comments

Skiing Mt. Rose

Last week I decided to avoid the President's Week crowds at the big resorts and drove up to Mt. Rose, located 11 miles above Incline Village. I was pleasantly surprised from the moment I arrived. While other resorts were charging premium holiday lift prices, Mt. Rose was offering [...]

By | February 28th, 2011|1 Comment

Lift ticket deals & discounts

A view of Lake Tahoe from the Roundhouse chair at Alpine Meadows on January 10th. Looking to save a few bucks on your next trip? With a little planning, you can save up to 49% with these deals: Jan. 22, 2011 Mt. Rose - $35 SAC ski day benefiting the [...]

By | January 18th, 2011|1 Comment

Learn to ski & snowboard month

January is Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month in Tahoe, and many of the resorts are offering special deals to get you on the slopes. Here is a sampling of the offers available: Sierra At Tahoe $35 Learn to Ski/Ride Special Available for adults and teens 13+ Sunday through Friday [...]

By | January 7th, 2011|1 Comment

$15 lift tickets, $25 learn to ski and more this weekend

If you're looking for a reprieve from holiday shopping, this may be the perfect weekend for a trip to Tahoe. Boreal will offer 12 hours of skiing or boarding for $15 on Friday. If you're new to the sport, five North Shore resorts are offering a learn-to-ski (or snowboard) package [...]

By | December 9th, 2010|0 Comments